from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun Dismay stemming from the discovery that the price or value of a service or good is higher than expected.
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- noun idiomatic
Disgust, shock, or frightupon learning the priceof an item offered for sale.
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Coined circa 1981.
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